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The condition doesn’t just affect war veterans—it can be triggered by critical illness, too, and can slow recovery.
A low-dose aspirin a day could very well keep heart disease and cancer away, research suggests. If you plan to start a daily aspirin regimen—or if you’re already on one—keep these eight safety tips in mind.
While sex before a heart condition might have been easy, things change after any coronary diagnosis or event. Here’s what you need to know.
What does having excess belly fat mean if the rest of your body is at a normal weight? A lot, apparently.
Depression clearly has a harmful effect on physical health, although the biological reasons for the link between body and mind are unclear.
People who have COPD for a longer time and experience frequent flare-ups are at greatest risk.
High blood pressure and certain medications used to treat it can cause sexual dysfunction in men and women. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to continue to have a satisfying sex life.
Most people with stable coronary heart disease can enjoy a healthy sex life. And if you’re unsatisfied with yours, there are ways to address the problem.
A decade ago the Food and Drug Administration warned that nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) could increase the risk of heart attack or stroke. The FDA is now strengthening its warning on prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) labels.
Atrial fibrillation, also called AF or AFib, is a major suspect in strokes of no known cause. Although AF is the most common form of abnormal heart rhythm, it can be hard to detect.